capital of Egypt

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Noun1.capital of Egypt - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africacapital of Egypt - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa; a major port just to the south of the Nile delta; formerly the home of the Pharaohs
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Cairene - a native or inhabitant of Cairo
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He and his colleagues helped create the discipline, fusing art history, archaeology and texts in an effort to understand the administrative, sacred and secular lives of the inhabitants of Fustat, one of the first Muslim capitals of Egypt.
At present, the Stockholm-listed group has more than 30 hotels with 7,500 rooms in operation and under development in Africa, and plans to open Radisson Blu hotels in the capitals of Egypt, Libya, Zambia, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Kenya and Angola.